Bangkok Post/LinuxInsider: The Open Source Buyers' Market
Aug 28, 2005, 21:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ric Shreves)
"One of the by-products of the increased profile of the open
source movement is the impact it is having on the health of the
software development market. The curiosity generated by the press
coverage of open source projects is translating into an increased
number of enquiries to vendors. The Web development market in
particular is seeing a resurgence, and everyone is benefiting, both
buyers and sellers.
"From my observations, market conditions in the Web design and
development business are better right now than they have been since
2001. Everyone I have talked with indicates that enquiry volumes
are up across the board..."